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Advances in Alzheimer's Disease

New Alzheimer’s Disease Mouse Model Developed

Although transgenic (Tg) mice that overproduce Aβ peptides have been used to study Alzheimer’s disease (AD), the recapitulation of all features of the disease has been elusive. A new study in The Journal of Neuroscience describes a new Tg mouse model...
Late-onset Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia, affecting more than 30 percent of people 80 years and older. Incidence of the disease is reportedly higher in African-Americans than in Caucasians. A new study examined which genes...
Continuing research on the relationship between birth month and multiple sclerosis (MS) risk has paved the way for new research investigating whether vitamin D deficiency is associated with thymic output. A new post in NPR’s Shot’s blog...